Student

01.21.15
Acer's latest Chromebooks are built to survive the classroom
01.21.15

Acer's latest Chromebooks are built to survive the classroom

Chromebooks are a big deal for schools because they're cheap and relatively easy to lock down. How...

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12.10.14
iRobot's newest machine is made for student hackers
12.10.14

iRobot's newest machine is made for student hackers

Many educational robots tend to be complex and expensive, or simple and cheap. Where's the middle...

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10.08.14
GitHub's free student bundle gets you started on writing code
10.08.14

GitHub's free student bundle gets you started on writing code

It's harder to score student discounts on programming tools now that many of them are subscription...

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04.30.14
Google no longer mining student Gmail accounts for targeted ads (updated)
04.30.14

Google no longer mining student Gmail accounts for targeted ads (updated)

Google makes no bones about scanning our emails for advertising purposes, but the company has sudd...

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03.25.14
Spotify now offers US college students half-price music streaming (updated)
03.25.14

Spotify now offers US college students half-price music streaming (updated)

Don't think you can afford a paid streaming music service as a cost-sensitive student? Think again...

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11.18.13
Sprint and Best Buy offer students a year of free cellphone service, with a catch
11.18.13

Sprint and Best Buy offer students a year of free cellphone service, with a catch

Many students have trouble scrounging up money for loan payments, let alone cellular service. Than...

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02.04.13
ESA holding student competition, winners to be shown at E3
02.04.13

ESA holding student competition, winners to be shown at E3

The Entertainment Software Association is launching an E3 College Game Competition this year, desig...

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01.30.13
Microsoft offers Windows 8 Pro upgrade to students for $70, starting February 1st
01.30.13

Microsoft offers Windows 8 Pro upgrade to students for $70, starting February 1st

The time when everyday PC owners can get a cheap Windows 8 Pro upgrade will soon be at an end, but...

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10.19.12
Microsoft launches four-year, $80 Office 365 University subscription for students
10.19.12

Microsoft launches four-year, $80 Office 365 University subscription for students

Microsoft's given Xbox love to PC-buying students recently, and it's just announced that it'll car...

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